vincible

adjective
vin·​ci·​ble | \ ˈvin(t)-sə-bəl How to pronounce vincible (audio) \

Definition of vincible

: capable of being overcome or subdued

Examples of vincible in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web To imagine his vincible body all-powerful, a body that in this society is so often consumed as a money-maker and an object of perverse desire, perceived to have superhuman and thus threatening powers? Elizabeth Alexander, The New Yorker, "The Trayvon Generation," 15 June 2020 Meanwhile, the Dynamo suddenly are quite vincible at home, the growing pains (and absences) in Portland are real, and D.C. may be out of contention by the time Audi Field opens in July. Brian Straus, SI.com, "MLS Tiers, Week 5: There's Zlatan and Then There's Everyone Else," 3 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of vincible

1548, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for vincible

Latin vincibilis, from vincere to conquer — more at victor

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“Vincible.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vincible. Accessed 18 May. 2021.

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